Stay Healthy Blog

Stay Healthy with Mercyhealth, offers everyday tips, practical strategies and perspectives for your health and wellness, as well as timely discussion from a variety of doctors, specialists and experts. Our blogs covers a variety of topics intended to help our patients make healthy decisions in their everyday life while also informing members of the Mercyhealth community of changes occurring throughout our organization.

We cover topics ranging from different areas of the news, to healthy recipes that you can use at home. At Mercyhealth we believe that a lifestyle does not end when you leave the doctor’s office, and that’s why we work to make sure you have the knowledge to live the healthiest life possible.

Northwest Quarterly: Surviving Stroke and Brain Aneurysms

After surviving a medically massive brain aneurysm, Joan Janutka, 58, knows she’s lucky to be alive. In a way, she’ll always be indebted to Dr. Ayman Gheith and Dr. Akram Shhadeh – the neuro-interventionalists who saved her life. But back in ...

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WREX: Mercyhealth Adds Top Performers to Arsenal

LOVES PARK  - Tim Bailey started Top Performers, an athletic training company, 13 years ago. He recently sold the business to Mercyhealth, and operates out of Sportscore Two in Loves Park. "They saw what we were doing here in Rockford," Bailey ...

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WIFR: Rockford Hospital Receives New Helicopter

ROCKFORD, Ill.  - Mercryhealth REACT is replacing its current medical helicopter with a new one that will provide more services and add more technology geared towards women and children. Doctors say the new helicopter is like a mobile intensive care unit, ...

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